The perception and use of technology within braille instruction: A preliminary study of braille teaching professionals

  • Natalie Martiniello, Walter Wittich, Anne Jarry
  • British Journal of Visual Impairment, June 2018, SAGE Publications
  • DOI: 10.1177/0264619618775765

How do rehabilitation professionals introduce braille technology to visually impaired clients?

Photo by timothy muza on Unsplash

Photo by timothy muza on Unsplash

What is it about?

This study examines how different rehabilitation professionals introduce braille technology into the teaching of braille.

Why is it important?

Braille technology is developing fast and is becoming more accessible at lower prices to a larger public. braille rehabilitation professionals need to be up-to-date about which technologies are available and how to best include them in the rehabilitation process for clients of all ages,.

Perspectives

Dr Walter Wittich
Universite de Montreal

I am excited that braille technology is moving forward at accelerating speed, and I hope that the number of researchers and clinicians engaging in braille research will continue to grow.

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